Senior Accountant - Maidstone

Ref: 144 Date Posted: Monday 22 Mar 2021
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Venrec are pleased to be recruiting for our client for a Senior Accountant to join our clients established firm of Chartered Accountants based in Maidstone, Kent.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established practice where you will have the ability to develop and progress. Our client also takes a hands on approach to clients so there will be an opportunity to develop client management skills and to deal with clients from a variety of different industries/sectors. 

The duties of the role will include:

  • Managing a portfolio of clients, principally owner managed Limited Companies
  • Preparing corporation and personal tax returns
  • Preparing year end accounts
  • Preparing VAT returns 
  • Planning work and meeting deadlines 
  • Assisting with the training of junior members of staff, including reviewing work
  • Dealing with client queries
  • Using Zoom in order to speak to both clients and colleagues 

A successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Qualified ACA or ACCA, although our client would also consider part qualified and candidates who are looking for study support
  • At least 3 years recent practice experience 
  • Experience using QuickBooks, Sage and Xero would be beneficial
  • Experience using Iris practice software would be beneficial 
  • Experience using Teams and Zoom would be beneficial 
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal 

The salary for this role is between £30,000 - £40,000 depending on experience

Our client would also consider providing study support

Due to Covid-19 procedures all interviews will be held via zoom